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  • 12 Feb 2018

    New York’s Attorney General has launched legal action against the disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein, along with his brother Bob and their production company. The lawsuit accuses Harvey Weinstein of repeated and persistent sexual harassment, and threatening employees with violence. His lawyer insisted an investigation would show many of the allegations were without merit. Our…

  • 4 Dec 2017

    It is the crisis that has rocked continents and shaped global politics. The mass migration of people has dominated headlines and had far-reaching consequences on the Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump. As record numbers of people have been displaced by conflict, harrowing stories have emerged of families divided and abuse at the…

  • 11 Oct 2017

    The allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein have become more serious overnight, with three women telling the New York Times that he raped them. He has denied any non-consensual sex took place. In a statement, Mr Weinstein’s wife described her sadness at the tremendous pain his “unforgivable actions” have caused women, as she announced she…

  • 30 Jun 2015

    David Cameron says only the US has hit the Islamic State group with more air strikes than Britain. Is the UK really doing enough in Iraq?

  • 3 Jun 2015

    The Advertising Standards Authority has banned a YSL advertisement, saying the featured model is “unhealthily underweight”, with her ribcage visible and her thighs and knees being a “similar width”.

  • 13 Mar 2015

    Political heavyweight Al Murray’s stunt fails to take off

    Pub Landlord Al Murray, who is standing against Nigel Farage in South Thanet, was to be “parachuted” into the constituency this morning – until he claimed he was too heavy to jump.

  • 21 Feb 2014

    Former US national security adviser Samuel Berger praises the EU’s role in the Ukraine peace deal. But the Voice of Russia’s Dmitry Linnik says the EU should have accepted tripartite talks last year.

  • 18 Feb 2014

    A Florida artist who smashed a $1m vase by dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei in protest tells Channel 4 News he wants to apologise.

  • 12 Jan 2014

    France’s first lady is admitted to hospital in Paris needing “rest” but is expected to be discharged on Monday.

  • 17 Dec 2013

    Is a brand-new floating airport on the Thames the one-stop solution to Britain’s aviation needs? Or is simple expansion of Gatwick or Heathrow the better option?

  • 24 Jul 2013

    Oops I did it again. Weinergate, round two

    Sexting and the erotic potential of Obamacare: Washington Correspondent Matt Frei on Anthony Weiner, the rising star of US politics caught with his pants down. Again.

  • 22 May 2013

    Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei makes his heavy metal debut with a political song called Dumbass but admits “it doesn’t sound very good”.

  • 22 Jun 2011

    Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has been released from prison on bail. Chinese state TV said he had been freed after confessing to tax evasion.

  • 2 Jun 2011

    Ahead of its Summer Exhibition, the Royal Academy elects Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei as an honorary academician, telling Channel 4 News it is a sign of support for the world-renowned artist.

  • 16 May 2011

    Chinese artist Ai Weiwei appeared healthy but tense during his first meeting with his family since he was arrested more than a month ago, his wife says.